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  • Trip introduction

    The Discover Scuba Diving trip in the Gili Islands offers you a day of fun as you learn the basics of diving, embark on your first set of dives and explore the marine biodiversity of Bali.

    Ideal for those who’ve never dived before, you’ll start with some theory, followed by pool training by a professional PADI instructor. Once you’re confident, you’ll head out to complete 2 open water dives to a maximum depth of 40 feet, lasting for about 45 minutes. Once you’re underwater, you’ll be exposed to a whole plethora of exotic fish and vibrant corals.

    Although this trip doesn’t offer any certification, it will introduce you to world of scuba diving.

    Destination

    The Gili Islands are a group of 3 islands – Gili Meno, Gili Air and Gili Trawangan that form a popular destination for scuba divers worldwide. Some of the popular dive sites you’ll find within these waters are Bio Rocks, Bounty Wreck, Giri Air Wall, Halik and Deep Halik and Han’s Reef, amongst many other. Once you’re underwater, some of the fish life you’ll encounter consist of turtles, octopus, squids, crustaceans, sweetlips, manta rays, scorpion fish, lionfish, puffer fish and much more.

    For this trip you’ll catch the boat from the harbor just outside the dive centre and sail to your dive spots by a traditional Jukung style boat that can accommodate up to 30 people. No meals are provided during this trip, but as the dive centre is a part of a resort, you can easily pick-up something from its multi-cuisine restaurant.

    Destination highlights

    Get a taste of diving through this Discover Scuba Diving trip in the Gili Islands. | Learn the basics of diving in just 1 day. | Travel to Gili's best diving spots. | Witness the rich marine ecosystems of these waters. | Feel the thrill of swimming upto 40 feet into the water.

    Activity Details

    2

    40-45 mins

    No

    12 mts or 40 feet

    No

    Trip details
  • Theory, Practise and 2 Scuba Dives

    Eat a healthy breakfast and reach the dive centre in Gili Tawangan by 10:00 hrs for your Discover Scuba Diving trip. As this is a beginners course you'll begin with some theory lessons. Once you're finished with theory you'll move on to pool training where you'll learn underwater breathing techniques and dive techniques.

    Home to over 20 sites, based on your dive ability, ocean currents, climate and tide conditions, you'll be taken to the best dive spots. Each dive will last for 45 minutes and will enable you to swim upto a maximum depth of 40 feet.

    At the end of your dives you'll return back to the dive centre from where you can depart back to your hotel. Your trip ends here.

    Day 1 Milestone

    Gili Trawangan

    Gili Trawangan

    10:00 AM

    Food

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  • Cancellation policy

    For cancellations made on the depature day of Discover Scuba Diving trip in Gili Islands: 75% refund of the trip cost.

    For cancellations made after completing the pool session: 50% refund of the trip cost.

    No show: No refund.

    All refunds will be processed after deducting a transaction fee of INR 500 per person. This fee is charged by The Great Next.

    Rules on trip

    You must adhere to the instructions of the instructor at all times while Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands.

    Please use the equipment with care during the Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands.

    No damage should be inflicted on natural habitats during the Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands.

    Additional instructions, booking policies, terms and conditions

    The minimum age to undertake Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands is 10 years.

    For Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands there are no more than 4 divers per guide.

    The cost for the Government Marine Park fee is INR 550 per person.

    For this trip underwater photos/videos can be provided at INR 2600 for a single person, INR 1850 per person for a group of 2 and INR 1050 per person for a group of 4 or more.

    Travelers from outside Indonesia are requested to carry enough cash in the local currency to cover tips for staff and other incidental expenses for the Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands.

    All prices displayed are subject to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking. Accordingly, prices may be subject to a foreign currency premium/discount at the time of booking. 

    The tour operator takes utmost care to ensure safety of the travellers and shall not be held responsible for any mishap, accident or loss of life during the Discover Scuba Diving in the Gili Islands.
    • Discover Scuba Diving Gili Islands Bali Indonesia Water Sports Diving International Travel Adventure
    • Discover Scuba Diving Gili Islands Bali Indonesia Water Sports Diving International Travel Adventure
    • Discover Scuba Diving Gili Islands Bali Indonesia Water Sports Diving International Travel Adventure
    • Discover Scuba Diving Gili Islands Bali Indonesia Water Sports Diving International Travel Adventure
    • Discover Scuba Diving Gili Islands Bali Indonesia Water Sports Diving International Travel Adventure
  • Includes / Excludes

    Includes

    • 2 open water dives

    • Jukung boat travel to the dive sites and back
    • Professional dive guide
    • PADI learning material
    • PADI scuba diving equipment
    • Rates are inclusive of any international payment transfer fees
    • All applicable taxes

    Excludes

    • Hotel pick-up and drop-off

    • Any meals
    • Government Park fee of INR 550 per person
    • Personal expenses
    • Additional activities
    • Any kind of insurance
    • Any additional cost due to fluctuations based on international currency exchange rates at the time of booking
    • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions

    What to Wear

    What to Wear

    • Swimwear
    • Extra pair of clothes
    • Slippers or sandals
    • Swimming costume/dive suit
    • Not to wear - Expensive jewelry or watches
    • Heavily embellished swimwear

    What not to Wear

    • Loose clothing that will tangle around you while swimming
    • Restrictive clothing
    • Flip-flops

    Equipment / Gear

    We Provide

    • Jukung boat
    • Scuba diving equipment

    You need to get

    • Identity Card
    • Towel
    • Swimwear
    • Underwater camera
    • ID card
    • Sunscreen
    • Light weight back pack
    • Extra money in local currency for tips, snacks etc
    • Swimming cap
    • Swimming goggles
    • Personal medicines

    Medical Kit

    • Please carry specific personal or prescribed medication, personal first-aid kit.